This film presents the creation of jazz throughout the U.S. south and its emergence in the north as a commodity. Jazz artists featured include Charles Mingus, Charlie Parker Chick Corea; Count Basie, Dave Brubeck, Dizzy Gillespie, Duke Ellington, Earl 'Fatha' Hines, Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis, and Hoagy Carmichael.
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Oxford Music OnlineGateway to online music resources: Grove Music Online, comprising the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd ed., The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd ed.; The Oxford Companion to Music; and The Oxford Dictionary of Music.
Music Periodicals Database (ProQuest)Formerly known as International Index to Music Periodicals (IIMP). Index to more than 440 scholarly and popular periodicals in the areas of classical music, opera, jazz, popular music and pop culture, music education, musicology, music theory, and many others. There is particularly strong coverage of performance, music education, and jazz.
JSTORArchive of back issues of core scholarly journals across a wide range of subjects, with an emphasis on arts, humanities, and social sciences. Also includes current content for select journals and a large collection of University Press books.
Naxos Music LibraryOnline music library offering streaming access to more than 99,000 CD-length recordings of classical, jazz, world, folk, classic pop and rock music.